NeoTech Aqua Solutions, Inc. Appoints George Diefenthal as Chief Operating Officer


For Immediate Release
August 14, 2013

Contact: Donna Ang
NeoTech Aqua Solutions, Inc.
Ph: 858-571-6590

San Diego, CA – NeoTech Aqua Solutions, Inc., the industry leader in High-Efficiency Ultra-Violet (UV) water treatment systems, announces the appointment of George Diefenthal as the company’s Chief Operating Officer, a new position in the company, reporting directly to Stephen Dunham, NeoTech’s President/CEO.

“George is a seasoned and trusted leader — an ideal fit with the NeoTech Aqua Executive Team,” says Stephen Dunham, NeoTech Aqua’s President/CEO.  “He brings the kind of diverse experience portfolio that is necessary for the Chief Operating Officer position.  I have every confidence in George’s ability to continue the alignment of NeoTech’s world-class UV innovations with our sophisticated operational practices to drive and extend our unique capabilities globally.”

Effective immediately, Mr. Diefenthal will assume responsibility for engineering, sales, technical support, logistics, manufacturing and operations of the company.  He will lead from the company’s headquarters in the technology district of Sorrento Valley in San Diego, California.

“I am more energized than ever to lead the many facets of the NeoTech organization that make us a dynamic player in this growing industry,” says Mr. Diefenthal, the company’s Chief Operating Officer.  “We are the global leader in advanced high-efficiency UV technology which presents an exciting opportunity for our team, our investors, and the water treatment community at large.  I whole-heartedly accept this exciting opportunity to join the NeoTech Executive Team in expanding our next phases of innovation and operational excellence.”

Mr. Diefenthal began his employment at NeoTech Aqua in 2007, managing operations, product development, engineering, manufacturing, technical support and sales.  Prior to his employment at NeoTech Aqua, he was the Logistics Manager at General Atomic, Electronic Systems Inc. and consulted for a variety of clients including Oliver Wight Company and Caterpillar, Inc.  Mr. Diefenthal also served as VP Operations for PurePulse Technologies from 1998-2001 and earned his B.S. in Electrical Engineering as well as his M.B.A. from San Diego State University.  He may be reached at, by phone at 888-718-5040, or by calling him directly at 619-884-7327.

NeoTech Aqua Solutions specializes in the development, manufacturing and sales of High-Efficiency UV Systems for disinfection and TOC reduction in water treatment plants. Since 2002, the company has secured multiple patents on UV technologies which reduce power consumption, space requirements and operational costs by up to 90% compared to standard UV systems. For more information on the NeoTech Aqua Solutions line of high-efficiency UV systems, visit the company on the web at or call 858-571-6590.